MClin Res Clinical Research / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- MClin Res, PGDip Clin Res, PGCert Clin Res
- MClin Res: 1 year (FT); 2 years (PT)
- Entry requirements
We require an honours first degree (Upper Second or above) in a relevant subject from an approved higher education institution. We may consider applicants with a Lower Second degree if you include documented evidence of exceptional innovative practice, practice leadership, service development, research projects and publications in your application.
For part-time students, we also require written support from your employer to attend the course and complete any necessary requirements.
- How to apply
Fill in our online form to apply for this course.
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- Develop your research skills if you are a health professional looking to advance your career or conduct specific research.
- Apply for one of a number of studentships to help you meet the cost of this course if you meet our criteria.
- Study at a university ranked 7th in the UK and in the top 50 in the world for clinical, pre-clinical and health subjects (THE World University Rankings 2018).
- Learn when it suits you through our distance learning approach, which is complemented by occasional visits to our campus.
Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our upcoming open days .
Open evening for prospective applicants
We are holding an open evening on 25 January 2018 for anyone thinking about applying for this course. Please see the event page for more information and details of how to register.
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
MClin Res (full-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £9,500
International students (per annum): £18,000
MClin Res (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £4,750 per annum
International students (per annum): £9,000 per annum
PGCert (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £1,900 per annum
International students (per annum): £3,600 per annum
PGDip (full-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £7,600
International students (per annum): £14,400
PGDip (part-time distance learning)
UK/EU students (per annum): £3,800 per annum
International students (per annum): £7,200 per annum
The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.
All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.
Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.
HEE/NIHR studentships for Non-Medical/Dental Healthcare Professionals
Ten HEE/NIHR studentships are available per annum. See the funded studentships page for more information. You will need to download and complete our application form (Word, 69KB) to apply. The closing date for applications for 2018 is yet to be confirmed.
CLAHRC Greater Manchester Nurse studentships
Details of further studentships for nurses funded by Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health and Care (CLAHRC) Greater Manchester are yet to be confirmed.
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